30 Quotes and Inspirations for Caregivers

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com contributing editor

We hope these inspirational quotes will help you find comfort and peace. Use these quotes as tools. They can empower you to help yourself as well as your loved ones.


A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. — Herm Albright

Some days there won’t be a song in your heart. Sing anyway. — Emory Austin

God gave burdens, he also gave shoulders. — Yiddish Proverbs

Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without one. — Chinese Proverbs

Physical strength is measured by what we can carry; spiritual by what we can bear. — Unknown

How to Stop Being So Hard On Yourself

Forgiveness is not an occasional act: it is an attitude. – Martin Luther King Jr.

If you can’t change your fate, change your attitude. — Amy Tan

An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered. — G. K. Chesterton

What happens to a person is less significant than what happens within him. — Louis L. Mann

Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same. — Francesca Reigler

5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Mood

Question to Help Find Emotional Balance
Stop Self-Destructive Behavior: Binging, Abuse or Over-indulging
Bringing Out Your Inner Optimist

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You don’t get to choose how you’re going to die, or when. You can only decide how you’re going to live. — Joan Baez

One person caring about another represents life’s greatest value. – Jim Rohn

The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude. – James Truslow Adams

Never underestimate your problem or your ability to deal with it. – Robert H. Schuller

Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths. — Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Laugh Even When You Donít Feel Like It

Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you; they’re supposed to help you discover who you are. – Bernice Johnson Reagon

Impossible situations can become possible miracles. — Robert H. Schuller

When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment. — Source Unknown

Be determined to handle any challenge in a way that will make you grow. — Les Brown

Determination that just won’t quit — that’s what it takes. – A.J Foyt

5 Ways to Overcome Your Anxiety

Finding and Maintaining Your Personal Space
Why Helping Others May Make You Happier
Relaxing: Why Itís Hard, and How You Can Learn to Unwind

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About the only thing that comes without effort is old age. — Source Unknown

People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes. — Abigail Van Buren

Faith has to do with things that are not seen, and hope with things that are not in hand. – Saint Thomas Acquinas

The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety. — George E. Mueller

Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality. — Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

10 Secrets of Being Well-Balanced

Conceal a flaw, and the world will imagine the worst. — Marcus Valerius Martial

Forgiveness is not a one-time-only event. It is a process. — Rhonda Britten

If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, un-forgiveness, selfishness and fears. — Glenn Clark

We grow because we struggle, we learn and overcome. — R. C. Allen

Things turn out best for those who make the best of the way things turn out. — Jack Buck

5 Reasons Why Crying is Good for You

8 Easy Ways to Improve Your Mood
Step Away From the Donut: The Perils of Emotional Eating
6 Surprising Ways to Instantly Lower Stress

30 Quotes and Inspirations for Caregivers originally appeared on AgingCare.com.



PrimaAWAY B.
PrimaAWAY B4 years ago

I love reading quotes too.
TY for sharing..

Becky H.
Becky Holland5 years ago

this is a wonderful collection of encouragement.

Lauren Weinstock
Lauren Weinstock6 years ago

I believe so strongly in the healing power of words, that I include them in my art. And people appreciate the inspiration. More and more I turn to comedy to state the truths we all know but sometimes forget, avoid, or are unaware of and therefore need reminding.

Fiona T.
Fiona T.6 years ago

I love looking at quotes, my favourite one is, there are no problems only solutions. I try now to view problems in my life as challenges.

Lindsey Williams
Lindsey W6 years ago

thank you.

Jennifer C.
Past Member 6 years ago

Excellent article. Thanks.

Kristina C.
Kristina C6 years ago

Thank you for the wonderful quotes - fitting for most situations

Serena Alonzi
6 years ago


Katherine Head
Katherine Head6 years ago

Great quotes! I love them!

Joe R.
Joe R6 years ago

Thanks Marlo.